The UK Health Plan Urgent Care Clinic, an onsite clinic for UK employees who participate in one of the UK health plans (HMO, PPO, EPO and RHP) opened Jan. 6, 2014, on the first floor of the University Health Service Building next to Employee Health. Hours are Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Same-day appointments are available by calling 323-SICK (7425). The clinic is also open to dependents of UK Health Plan members over age 18. Visit clinic site »
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August 11, 2014
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Designed to keep UK clinicians informed of strategic initiatives and help them get to know one another better, the April 2014 issue of OnCall includes ICD-10 implementation, physician communication, NCI designation for the Markey Cancer Center, gynecologic oncology services, translational science, CT surgery capabilities and more. Read OnCall »
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University of Kentucky's Sanders-Brown Center on Aging brought "Forget Me Not" to the Lyric Theatre in Lexington on Aug. 16 to help families understand the complexities of caring for someone with Alzheimer's disease
Do you ever wonder why they ask you whether you have any questions every time you pick up a prescription? And why you have to sign something when you say no?
A new web-based program developed by University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center researchers will provide a simple, free way for healthcare providers to determine which brain tumor cases require testing for a genetic mutation.
The nurses in the cardiothoracic and vascular intensive care unit at UK HealthCare use their knowledge of patient care to prepare for the unit's move to its new location in Pavilion A
Dr. Charles "Chipper" Griffith elected to medical society board of directors.
Clinical Ops | Hosted by Ann Smith
August 7, 2014
August is Breastfeeding Awareness Month
This video series from senior leadership allows employees spread far and wide the opportunity to hear leaders explain events, decisions and actions in their own words. Questions about these topics may be submitted to UKHCSLT@uky.edu.
Read the latest issue of Vital Signs, news for our UK HealthCare team.
A variety of health resources are available to UK HealthCare physicians and staff at UK Wellness »
A comprehensive listing of medical services available to our employees.
All UK HealthCare workers are required to visit Employee Health during the employee's birth month. Read more >>
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